During the year, 5th graders will be:
  • Learning sycopated rhythms
  • Learning and singing Folk Music that originated in the U.S.
  • Singing songs from the Get America Singing, Again book.
  • Learning patriotic music - especially The Star-Spangled Banner
  • Using their music writing skills with composition projects
  • Singing countermelodies and descants
  • Learning letter names of notes on G-Clef or Treble Clef and F-Clef or Bass Clef
  • Using Stomp as inspiration to create their own music in a group project.
  • Studying Classical, Romantic, and Contemporary periods of music
  • Studying Opera and Musical Theater